The median contractor rate for a CMS Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CMS Developer
UK / England
Rank 548 566 527
Rank change year-on-year +18 -39  
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 37 49 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.100% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 37 52
Median daily rate £400 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £57.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39636 46701 45542
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.21% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25783 30610 27944
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1372 1458 1840
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +4.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

CMS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured CMS Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for CMS Developer in England

CMS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMS Developer in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS Developer in England

CMS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS Developer in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS Developer in England

CMS Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS Developer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS Developer in England

CMS Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +29 18 £375 -16.66% 8
South East +14 6 £400 -15.78%
North West +26 4 £400 +33.33% 2
North East -9 4 £528 +75.83%
South West +2 3 £438 +34.61%
Yorkshire +15 1 £325 -
East Midlands -5 1 - -
CMS Developer
UK

CMS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, CMS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring CMS Developer in the job title.

1 85 (100.00%) CMS
2 49 (57.65%) .NET
3 43 (50.59%) C#
4 39 (45.88%) CSS
5 38 (44.71%) HTML
6 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 31 (36.47%) ASP.NET
8 26 (30.59%) MVC
8 26 (30.59%) EPiServer
9 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (24.71%) jQuery
10 21 (24.71%) Sitecore CMS
10 21 (24.71%) Sitecore
11 18 (21.18%) Adobe
11 18 (21.18%) HTML5
11 18 (21.18%) Content Management
12 17 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
13 14 (16.47%) Umbraco
14 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (14.12%) Web Development
15 11 (12.94%) AngularJS
16 10 (11.76%) Sitefinity
17 9 (10.59%) User Experience
17 9 (10.59%) TDD
17 9 (10.59%) SQL
18 8 (9.41%) Java
18 8 (9.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 8 (9.41%) Front End Development

CMS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 85 (100.00%) CMS
2 26 (30.59%) EPiServer
3 21 (24.71%) Sitecore CMS
4 17 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 14 (16.47%) Umbraco
6 10 (11.76%) Sitefinity
7 7 (8.24%) Kentico
8 6 (7.06%) DNN
8 6 (7.06%) Immediacy CMS
9 5 (5.88%) CoreMedia CMS
10 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
11 3 (3.53%) ColdFusion
12 2 (2.35%) Content Management Server
12 2 (2.35%) Magnolia
12 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
12 2 (2.35%) WordPress
13 1 (1.18%) Drupal
13 1 (1.18%) Joomla!
13 1 (1.18%) Railo
13 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (3.53%) MySQL
4 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.35%) Redis
4 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.35%) Hudson
3 2 (2.35%) JIRA
3 2 (2.35%) JUnit
4 1 (1.18%) Maven
4 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Back Office
2 2 (2.35%) Marketing
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (57.65%) .NET
2 39 (45.88%) CSS
3 38 (44.71%) HTML
4 31 (36.47%) ASP.NET
5 21 (24.71%) jQuery
6 18 (21.18%) HTML5
7 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (12.94%) AngularJS
9 8 (9.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (8.24%) RESTful
11 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (7.06%) CSS3
11 6 (7.06%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (7.06%) REST
11 6 (7.06%) Sass
11 6 (7.06%) SOAP
12 5 (5.88%) Spring
12 5 (5.88%) Web Services
12 5 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) User Experience
2 5 (5.88%) Tandem
3 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.18%) Streaming Music
4 1 (1.18%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
1 2 (2.35%) Unix
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) MVC
2 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.18%) Content Management
4 12 (14.12%) Web Development
5 9 (10.59%) TDD
6 8 (9.41%) Front End Development
7 7 (8.24%) BDD
8 6 (7.06%) Web Application Development
9 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.88%) Web Design
10 4 (4.71%) API Development
10 4 (4.71%) SEO
10 4 (4.71%) SOLID
11 3 (3.53%) Analytics
11 3 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.53%) Personalization
11 3 (3.53%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
12 2 (2.35%) ITIL V3
12 2 (2.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.59%) C#
2 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.59%) SQL
4 8 (9.41%) Java
5 4 (4.71%) PHP
6 1 (1.18%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Sitecore
2 18 (21.18%) Adobe
3 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.06%) Alterian
5 2 (2.35%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) OpenText
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle
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